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. >>> finally tonight, nelson mandela died. he spent nearly three decades in prison for crusades. the time he was released in 1990 the country was an international out cast. by 1994 with a painstakingly dismantled, mandela was elected president. president obama said this. >> we lost one of the most influential, courageous and profoundly good human beings that any of us will share time with on this earth. through his fooes fierce dignit will to sacrifice his free dop for others, he transformed south africa and moved all of us. >> nelson mandela, his country's george washington and abraham lincoln dead tonight. he was up there with gone did and churchill. >> not only a great leader for his country but such a role model for the world. >> absolutely. >> and he will sorely be missed. inspiring life story. thank you for watching "nightly business report." i'm susie gharib -- >> i'm tyler mathisen. thank you very much. we'll see you back here tomorrow night. >>> "nightly business report" has been brought to you in part by thestreet.com, up to the minute stock market news and in depth analysi
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services for nelson mandela as the president of the united states has, so they wouldn't vote on the deal until at least thursday, they hope to announce it tomorrow until they could move through the legislative machinery toward a thursday vote. but again, the longer disagreements go on the more risks you have that it could be delayed slightly, i still would expect in the end they will get it done this week. >> all right, john harwood reporting from washington, thank you, john joe a group of economists reporting stronger growth, they predict the economy will grow at a 2.8% prediction, higher than earlier estimates and we'll see job growth of about 200,000 a month in 2014. >>> and it is costing a little more to fill up the gas. according to the survey, the price is $3.28 a gallon nationwide, still ten cents lower than it was a year ago. >>> do you feel any wealthier these days? the federal reserve says you should, with the houses hitting a record high, next to the rising stock market adding it all up. u.s. households are now worth a total of more than $77 trillion. >>> but the soaring
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mandela, tonight, on "washington week." the stock market bounces back, the unemployment rate hits a five-year low, the affordable care act may be turning the corner. >> this law is working and will future.o the gwen: is it all too good to be true? >> while the white house wants to claim that healthcare.gov is now working, we know that obamacare is still plagued with problems. gwen: outside washington, detroit is headed into bankruptcy, pensions are disappearing and low wage workers say they're being left out. >> people cannot survive on $8.25 in this country.